Accession Number : ADA490237


Title :   A GIS Based Tool for Extracting Shoreline Positions from Aerial Imagery (BeachTools) Revised


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB


Personal Author(s) : Zarillo, Gary A ; Kelley, Justin ; Larson, Vickie


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a490237.pdf


Report Date : Sep 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 15


Abstract : This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) presents TM Beach Tools, an ArcView 9.1 Geographic Information System (GIS) extension designed to identify and quantitatively establish the position of shorelines and other coastal features from aerial imagery. This CHETN is a revision of the original Beach Tools extension produced in ArcView 3.2 (Hoeke et al. 2001).


Descriptors :   *AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY , *GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS , EXTRACTION , HYDRAULICS , HISTOGRAMS , DIGITAL IMAGES , SHORES , DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY , ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS , COMPUTER PROGRAMS , BEACHES


Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography
      Computer Programming and Software


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE